Results 1–10 of 76 for "Curriculum"X related to "Make the most of convention" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (64)Personality (7)Children (6)HIV & AIDS (6)Learning & memory (5) 13 more... [+] Testing issues (4)Race (3)Sleep (3)Anxiety (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Emotional health (1)Law & psychology (1)Schizophrenia (1)Suicide (1)Teens (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXYear2011 (1)Author/ContributorBenjamin, Ludy T. Jr. (3)Dwyer, Carol (2)Puente, Antonio E. (2)Arnold, J. David (1)Bernstein, Douglas A. (1) 31 more... [+] Bowleg, Lisa (1)Brabeck, Mary (1)Carey, Michael P. (1)Dollinger, Stephen J. (1)Eagleston, Jean R. (1)Fernald, L. Dodge (1)Fernald, Peter S. (1)Forsyth, Andrew D. (1)Fujitsubo, Lani C. (1)Graham, Sandra (1)Greider, Jack J. (1)Jeffrey, Jill (1)Kain, Craig (1)Kalichman, Seth (1)Kasschau, Richard A. (1)Kennedy, Darlene (1)Kerber, Kenneth W. (1)Kratochwill, Tom (1)LaVoie, Allan L. (1)Leal, Linda (1)Lucariello, Joan (1)Mausner, Bernard (1)McCombs, Barbara (1)McEntarffer, Rob (1)Moffett, Mary Margaret (1)O'Leary, Ann (1)Renner, Michael J. (1)Rhodes, Nancy (1)Russo, Nancy Felipe (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Watson, David L. (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 76 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Research in Brain Function and LearningIt is important for teachers and parents to understand that maturation of the brain influences learning readiness. For teachers, this is especially important when designing lessons and selecting which strategies to use.Curriculum 2.Practice for Knowledge Acquisition (Not Drill and Kill)Researchers who have investigated expert and novice performance have uncovered important distinctions between deliberate practice and other activities, such as work, play and rote repetition.Curriculum 3.Activity 5.4: Cognitive StylesCognitive styles are consistencies in our ways of processing information that are less value laden than character types or personality traits.Curriculum 4.Stimulus Items (Articles From The APA Monitor on Psychology)The newspaper articles referred to in this unit, all from the Monitor on Psychology, are intended to be used as stimulus items for additional discussion. Curriculum 5.Developing Responsible and Autonomous Learners: A Key to Motivating StudentsResearch has shown that motivation is related to whether or not students have opportunities to be autonomous and to make important academic choices. Having choices allows children to feel that they have control or ownership over their own learning. This, in turn, helps them develop a sense of responsibility and self-motivation.Curriculum 6.How Do My Students Think: Diagnosing Student ThinkingTeachers and researchers generally refer to preinstructional knowledge as preconceptions. Pre-assessment of student academic skills and student knowledge may not accurately reflect actual pupil skill and knowledge.Curriculum 7.Activity 3.2: Defining AggressionAggression is used as an example of a typical construct in psychology, permeated with subtle meanings and not-so-subtle disagreements that make it difficult to reach a consensual definition.Curriculum 8.Activity 4.1: Human EmotionsEmotion can be defined as a conscious experience including a state of (physiological) arousal and a meditating interpretation.Curriculum 9.Activity 2.1: Personality and Personality AssessmentThis activity provides a vehicle for the discussion of numerous issues, including test construction, gender differences, operational definition, reliability, validity and methodology.Curriculum 10.Activity 2.2: Personality TestsThis exercise is based on an article by Bertram Forer and shows the fallacy of using personal agreement as a validation method.Curriculum Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 76 for "Curriculum"X related to "Make the most of convention"